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DHS official: No plans to change security measures following Manchester attack

moodboard/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Following Monday's bombing that killed 22 and injured 59 at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, there are currently no plans to make significant security changes in the United States, according to a Department of   ... Read More

Bowie State student slain days before graduation honored at commencement ceremony

iStock/Thinkstock(COLLEGE PARK, Md.) -- Bowie State University honored senior student Richard Collins III during its commencement ceremony on Tuesday, just days after he was stabbed to death at the University of Maryland, College Park.

During Tuesday's ceremony, Bowie State   ... Read More

Concerts, other ‘soft targets’ remain vulnerable to attack, experts say

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The deadly blast outside the security barriers of an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, marks the latest instance where a terror attack unfolded at a location that symbolized Western culture and also provided a so-called   ... Read More

Over 700,000 foreigners overstayed their visas in 2016, says new DHS report

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- More than half a million foreigners stayed in the United States after their visas expired during the last fiscal year, according to a new report released by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Monday.

Of the more   ... Read More

Tampa man arrested for allegedly killing ‘neo-Nazi’ roommates who ‘disrespected’ his Muslim faith

iStock/Thinkstock(TAMPA, Fla.) -- Tampa police are investigating after a man allegedly admitted to killing his two roommates because he believes they disrespected his Muslim faith.

Devon Arthurs, 18, was arrested Friday and faces two counts of first-degree murder, two   ... Read More

Passenger who forced Honolulu emergency landing tells FBI ‘we all have’ terroristic thoughts

iStock/Thinkstock(HONOLULU) -- The Turkish national who forced the emergency landing of American Airlines flight 31 in Honolulu on Friday allegedly told FBI agents "we all have" terroristic ideas, and pantomimed shooting an agent during his interview, according to a   ... Read More

Father of 18-year-old killed in Times Square crash writes emotional letter to daughter

Emilie Richardson/ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The father of 18-year-old Alyssa Elsman, who was killed when a driver plowed into a crowd in New York's Times Square last week, wrote an emotional letter to his daughter, saying, "I have a   ... Read More

FBI is not involved in Seth Rich case, officials say

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- FBI and other law enforcement officials are privately knocking down a conspiracy theory Monday, fueled by conservative commentators on Fox News, that seeks to divert attention from Russia’s involvement in the hacking of the Democratic National Committee   ... Read More

St. Louis 6-year-old calls for an end to violence in viral Facebook post

Courtesy Leanndra Cheatham(ST. LOUIS) -- A poignant Facebook video is racking up views with its message of peace.

The messenger is "Lil J," a 6-year-old boy who asks people to "stop killing each other" in the video that was   ... Read More

University of Maryland stabbing suspect held without bond

iStock/Thinkstock(COLLEGE PARK, Md.) -- A white University of Maryland student accused of fatally stabbing a black man on campus was held without bond after he made his first appearance in court Monday via closed-circuit TV.

The FBI is investigating   ... Read More

FBI investigating whether UMD stabbing was ‘hate-based’

University of Maryland Police Department(COLLEGE PARK, Md.) -- Federal investigators are trying to determine whether the weekend stabbing of a black college student in Maryland was racially motivated, authorities said Sunday.

Sean Urbanski, a 22-year-old University of Maryland student,   ... Read More

Notre Dame students walk out on Mike Pence during commencement speech

ABCNews.com(NOTRE DAME, Ind.) -- A group of graduating seniors from the University of Notre Dame turned their backs on their own graduation ceremony in protest of Vice President Mike Pence, who gave their commencement address there on Sunday.

The   ... Read More

Veteran claims to have sought treatment prior to driving into Times Square crowd

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Richard Rojas, the 26-year-old Navy veteran who rammed his car into a crowd in New York's Times Square last week, killing an 18-year-old woman and injuring 20 others, claims that he reached out to a mental   ... Read More

Firefighters rescue little boy’s card for deceased mom in heaven

iStock/Thinkstock(LAKEWOOD, Colo.) -- Thanks to a group of firefighters, one boy was able to retrieve a balloon that he sent up to "heaven" for his mom.

"It meant so much to us, and we're so thankful and grateful for   ... Read More

State of emergency declared in Indiana county due to flash flooding

Washington County Indiana Sheriffs Department(NEW YORK) -- Officials in a southern Indiana county declared a state of emergency Friday after flash flooding prompted first responders to rescue residents from high water.

Some businesses and homes are under almost 20   ... Read More

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DHS official: No plans to change security measures following Manchester attack

moodboard/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Following Monday's bombing that killed 22 and injured 59 at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, there are currently no plans to make significant security changes in the United States, according to a Department of   ... Read More

Bowie State student slain days before graduation honored at commencement ceremony

iStock/Thinkstock(COLLEGE PARK, Md.) -- Bowie State University honored senior student Richard Collins III during its commencement ceremony on Tuesday, just days after he was stabbed to death at the University of Maryland, College Park.

During Tuesday's ceremony, Bowie State   ... Read More

Concerts, other ‘soft targets’ remain vulnerable to attack, experts say

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The deadly blast outside the security barriers of an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, marks the latest instance where a terror attack unfolded at a location that symbolized Western culture and also provided a so-called   ... Read More

Over 700,000 foreigners overstayed their visas in 2016, says new DHS report

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- More than half a million foreigners stayed in the United States after their visas expired during the last fiscal year, according to a new report released by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Monday.

Of the more   ... Read More

Tampa man arrested for allegedly killing ‘neo-Nazi’ roommates who ‘disrespected’ his Muslim faith

iStock/Thinkstock(TAMPA, Fla.) -- Tampa police are investigating after a man allegedly admitted to killing his two roommates because he believes they disrespected his Muslim faith.

Devon Arthurs, 18, was arrested Friday and faces two counts of first-degree murder, two   ... Read More

Passenger who forced Honolulu emergency landing tells FBI ‘we all have’ terroristic thoughts

iStock/Thinkstock(HONOLULU) -- The Turkish national who forced the emergency landing of American Airlines flight 31 in Honolulu on Friday allegedly told FBI agents "we all have" terroristic ideas, and pantomimed shooting an agent during his interview, according to a   ... Read More

Father of 18-year-old killed in Times Square crash writes emotional letter to daughter

Emilie Richardson/ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The father of 18-year-old Alyssa Elsman, who was killed when a driver plowed into a crowd in New York's Times Square last week, wrote an emotional letter to his daughter, saying, "I have a   ... Read More

FBI is not involved in Seth Rich case, officials say

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- FBI and other law enforcement officials are privately knocking down a conspiracy theory Monday, fueled by conservative commentators on Fox News, that seeks to divert attention from Russia’s involvement in the hacking of the Democratic National Committee   ... Read More

St. Louis 6-year-old calls for an end to violence in viral Facebook post

Courtesy Leanndra Cheatham(ST. LOUIS) -- A poignant Facebook video is racking up views with its message of peace.

The messenger is "Lil J," a 6-year-old boy who asks people to "stop killing each other" in the video that was   ... Read More

University of Maryland stabbing suspect held without bond

iStock/Thinkstock(COLLEGE PARK, Md.) -- A white University of Maryland student accused of fatally stabbing a black man on campus was held without bond after he made his first appearance in court Monday via closed-circuit TV.

The FBI is investigating   ... Read More

FBI investigating whether UMD stabbing was ‘hate-based’

University of Maryland Police Department(COLLEGE PARK, Md.) -- Federal investigators are trying to determine whether the weekend stabbing of a black college student in Maryland was racially motivated, authorities said Sunday.

Sean Urbanski, a 22-year-old University of Maryland student,   ... Read More

Notre Dame students walk out on Mike Pence during commencement speech

ABCNews.com(NOTRE DAME, Ind.) -- A group of graduating seniors from the University of Notre Dame turned their backs on their own graduation ceremony in protest of Vice President Mike Pence, who gave their commencement address there on Sunday.

The   ... Read More

Veteran claims to have sought treatment prior to driving into Times Square crowd

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Richard Rojas, the 26-year-old Navy veteran who rammed his car into a crowd in New York's Times Square last week, killing an 18-year-old woman and injuring 20 others, claims that he reached out to a mental   ... Read More

Firefighters rescue little boy’s card for deceased mom in heaven

iStock/Thinkstock(LAKEWOOD, Colo.) -- Thanks to a group of firefighters, one boy was able to retrieve a balloon that he sent up to "heaven" for his mom.

"It meant so much to us, and we're so thankful and grateful for   ... Read More

State of emergency declared in Indiana county due to flash flooding

Washington County Indiana Sheriffs Department(NEW YORK) -- Officials in a southern Indiana county declared a state of emergency Friday after flash flooding prompted first responders to rescue residents from high water.

Some businesses and homes are under almost 20   ... Read More

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